Our History

Fair Play For Women began in 2017 as a small, informal women’s discussion group concerned about the impact of transgender policy on the participation of women and girls in sport, with a diverse membership of women from all walks of life. As time went on, the discussion topics expanded to

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Public campaign to prompt Sport Governing Bodies to review their policies to ensure fair play for women and girls.

Most sports governing bodies in the UK have developed and adopted transgender inclusion policies with advice from Stonewall and Gendered Intelligence. Whilst we believe these policies were developed with the best intentions, we are seeing that many have taken no account of the impact on fairness and meaningful competition for

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Guidelines Supporting Single Sex Sport Policy Development

Introduction The Equality Act 2010 protects everyone against direct and indirect discrimination on the basis of nine characteristics and requires public authorities to advance equality for people with these protected characteristics. One of the characteristics is ‘sex’ (not gender) and another is ‘gender reassignment’. The protected characteristic of sex refers to men

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Our research

REPORT: Giving a voice to silenced women. In 2018 we published our own report documenting the concerns about sex self-ID and GRA reform held by professionals and service users in the women’s sector.         REPORT: Giving a voice to silenced women.     Transgender Prisoner Study In

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Fund raise

Help Us Raise Money For Our Campaign Funds Thank you to Charlotte who ran a half-marathon in the Thames Meander on 3rd November raising an incredible £1,820 in sponsorship for Fair Play For Women. If you have a good idea about how to raise money for us, please get in

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Factsheets

Click on links for PDF versions ready to view, download or print   FACTSHEET: Why is transgender inclusion a problem in female competitive sport?                       FACTSHEET: UK Equality law and the single-sex exemptions   FACTSHEET: A woman’s legal right to

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